08-28-2014 > Singer-Songwriter Shelley King Builds A Philanthropic Fire
Singer-Songwriter Shelley King Builds A Philanthropic Fire
With Teen Group Fuel Our Fire And HOME For Austin Musicians

King's new album, Building A Fire, out this week on Lemonade Records

(AUSTIN, Texas) - In a music community renowned for its supportive nature, Austin singer-songwriter Shelley King devotes her energy to several philanthropic causes, from serving on the board of Housing Opportunities for Musicians and Entertainers to helping teens articulate their experiences through music. A week before the Aug. 26 release of her new Lemonade Records album, Building A Fire, her work with teens and seniors not only created a unique synergy, it reinforced the importance of such efforts, no matter how... [read more...]

08-28-2014 > Singer-Songwriter Robby Johnson's Independent Success On The Rise
 
Singer-Songwriter Robby Johnson's Independent Success On The Rise
Country Sensation Performs Hit "South Of Me" On Letterman
 
(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) The nearly-three-million-YouTube-view country sensation Robby Johnson continues his rise as a truly independent artist with a performance on CBS' Late Show With David Letterman on August 19.
 
"It was one of the most incredible experiences of my life!!! I loved performing with the best band in the world," said Robby of his network television debut.
 
For a completely independent artist to get such a high-profile shot on late-night television is almost unheard of and a testament to his hit, "South Of Me." It also speaks to the... [read more...]

08-28-2014 > Toby Keith Makes Jimmy Fallon's Ultimate Truck Playlist Four Times Over
Toby Keith Makes Jimmy Fallon's Ultimate Truck Playlist Four Times Over
 
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Completed on Home Town Field
 
Singer-songwriter, entertainer and perennial truck-man Toby Keith makes one of the strongest showings on the official Tonight Show Truck Playlist, which was unveiled last week. A mix of favorite songs hand-picked by host Jimmy Fallon and suggestions from Tonight Show fans, four of Toby's No. 1 singles were chosen: "American Ride," "How Do you Like Me Now," "Red Solo Cup," and "Who's Your Daddy." The entire 57-track playlist that Fallon listens to in his new truck can be heard on iHeartRadio or through Spotify.

It all started when, early this year, Fallon proclaimed on his... [read more...]

08-23-2014 > THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS SET 2014 SUMMER TOUR PLANS
THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS SET 2014 SUMMER TOUR PLANS
 
Band Will Perform National Anthem at Coors Field Before Colorado Rockies Game on August 6
 
Tour Starts with Exclusive Private Event in New York City During Big Apple Barbecue Block Party on June 8
 
Also Includes Private Shows for Venerable Outdoor Industry Organizations The Grassroots Outdoor Alliance in Loveland, Colorado, on June 10 And a 25th Anniversary party for The Conservation Alliance in Salt Lake City on August 7
 
Also Announced: Pickin' on the Middle Fork, July 21-28, A Week-Long Trip Down the Middle Fork of the Salmon River Open to a Limited Number of Fans

Fresh off a coast-to-coast spring tour supporting the critically hailed new... [read more...]

08-23-2014 > Gord Bamford Event Raises Record-Breaking Total
Gord Bamford Event Raises Record-Breaking Total 
Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge North Of The Border; U.S. Single Coming Soon

(RED DEER, Alberta) Between packed houses in his native Canada and widespread acclaim for his U.S. launch - and with his debut Stateside single, the #1 Canadian Country hit "When Your Lips Are So Close," on the way, Gord Bamford is one of the busiest country singer, songwriter and entertainers around. But his schedule didn't stop him from giving back last week in historic fashion.
 
Setting a new record, Bamford and friends raised $503,000 Aug. 13-14 at the 7th Annual Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic in Alberta, Canada. Funds collected go to The Gord Bamford Charitable Foundation, which distributes them to worthy causes including music education, children's hospitals, The Make a Wish Foundation, Ronald McDonald House and Big Brothers and... [read more...]
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